FIRST DAY OF CANDIDATE FILING IS WEDNESDAY MORNING
LAWRENCE COUNTY - JANUARY 3, 2023 - The first day for candidates to file in municipal elections. This includes the City of Bedford, City of Mitchell and Town of Oolitic.
The City of Bedford and Mitchell will include the following offices:
City Council seats
Town of Oolitic
Town Council seats ( all At-Large)
This year's municipal election will be held on May 2nd, 2023.
January 4, 203 - First Day of Candidate filing
February 3, 2023 - Last Day to file declaration of candidacy to run in municipal election
February 10, 2023 - Deadline to withdraw from municipal primary election
February 10, 2023 - Deadline to open candidate finance committee for candidate filing a declaration of candidacy for the primary election and running for office paying more than $5,000 in a calendar year
May 2 - Primary Election Day
A few City of Bedford Candidates have already announced they will be seeking office in the 2023 Election.
Bedford Mayor Sam Craig
Bedford Clerk/Treasurer Marsha Phiefer
Bedford Clerk/ Treasure Billie Tumey
Bedford City Council member Brad Bough
Lawrence County Zephyr will update the candidate filings as they register.